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Gov. Walker says he'll dismiss Point Thomson lawsuit

...appearance before the House Resources Committee, creating a stir within the Capitol given how unusual it is for a sitting governor to testify before a legislative panel.Walker, who took office in December, filed the lawsuit as a private citizen...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Parnell's honesty vs. Walker's cynicism's mission to use every opportunity and every negative adjective in the English language to assail Parnell.Our sitting governor resides among us because Alaskans sent him here with an unprecedented 59 percent of the vote. When the Parnells...
Letter: Gov. Parnell's Ketchikan remarks astounding

...constitutionality of state statutes that require a local contribution for schools. What was shocking was that a sitting governor, running for re-election, publicly announced that Ketchikan's court challenge will likely reduce our future...
Palin addresses mandatory boroughs their chance to meet and size up the political phenomenon from the Mat-Su Valley who easily out-polled a sitting governor and a polished hopeful from Fairbanks and the concentrated Democratic vote for former Gov. Tony Knowles in Alaska's...
Governor must reimburse state for jet

...and the need to campaign. "In a life that is extremely complicated already, it would be hard to imagine how a sitting governor or lieutenant governor could do all these things without additional accommodations being granted," said chairman...
Sen. Seekins to back off on run for governor

...year unless Gov. Frank Murkowski decides not to run for re-election. "There's no way I'll run against a sitting governor in our party," Seekins said. His campaign could make things "mean and nasty" for the Republican party if the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Mulder, an Anchorage Republican, said earlier this month there was concern among some lawmakers about whether the sitting governor, now Democratic Gov. Tony Knowles, would choose the person to fill Murkowski's post should Murkowski leave office...
Palin backers set up legal defense fund to defend ethics complaints

...If there isn't a law against the collection of that kind of money for that kind of improper motivation by a sitting governor, there sure as hell should be," she said. Earlier this month, a Texas man established an unofficial Web site...
Parnell, Berkowitz hold fundraising leads

...Republican Primary on August 24." One of his Democratic challengers was less impressed, however. "I'm amazed that a sitting governor would only have $124,000 available," said Jon Blair, campaign staffer for Berkowitz. In the Democratic primary...
Palin book deal was self-serving, not illegal

...before the latest revelation - will be doubly sure now. Should anyone be able to write a $1.25 million check to a sitting governor in exchange for anything? That's an enormous amount of money. One must wonder, in fact, whether it partially...


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